SOCCER SIGN-UP: The Town of Newport will be having fall soccer sign-ups for grades kindergarten through 6 until Wednesday, August 31st at the Newport Town Office located at 23 Water Street. Stop by and sign-up Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Forms can be downloaded from the Town of Newport website at, just click on the recreation tab on the left or by visiting the Newport Rec Department on Facebook. Non-resident fees will be $15 per child or $25 per family.
Nokomis Football Boosters have announced that there will be flag football for grades kindergarten through 2nd on Sunday, September 11th at 10 AM. The event will be held at the Nokomis Regional High practice field on 266 Williams Road.
RUMMAGE SALE: The Chatterbox Club of St. Albans will be holding a rummage sale on Friday, September 2nd and Saturday, September 3rd from 8 AM to 3 PM. A bag sale will be held on Saturday from 1 to 3 PM. The Chatterbox Club is located at Mason Corner Road.
The Comprehensive Plan Committee of the Town of St. Albans will hold a public meeting to discuss the proposed plan and recommendations. The meeting will be held at the Town Hall on 7 Water Street, Tuesday, August 30th at 7 PM. The Committee encourages all St. Albans residents, both permanent and seasonal, to take this opportunity to learn about the process and to comment on the plan. There will be a few copies of the current draft of the plan available to be reviewed at the Town Office on Monday, August 29th and Tuesday, August 30th. For more information contact 938-4568.
BEAN-HOLE-BEAN SUPPER: St. Martin’s Church will be hosting a bean-hole-bean public supper on Saturday, September 3rd from 4:30 to 6 PM. The menu will include, bean-hole-beans, franks, potato salad, coleslaw, rolls, butter, drinks and homemade pies. The cost per meal will be $8 and $4 for children under the age of 12. The supper will be located at 900 Main Street on Route 2. The facility is handicapped accessible with ample parking for attendees.
FILM SCREENING: Dexter Dover Area Towns in Transition (DDATT) will be holding a film screening followed by a discussion and refreshments on Friday, September 2nd at 7 PM. The film titled, How to Let Go of the World and Love All Things Climate Can’t Change is free and open to the public. Oscar Nominated director Josh Fox continues in his deeply personal style, investigating climate change. Traveling to 12 countries on 6 continents, the film explores the posibility that it may be too late to stop some of the consequences and asks, what is it that climate change can’t destroy? What is so deep within us that no calamity can take it away? The event will be held at the Abbott Memorial Library located on 1 Church Street. For more information contact 277-4221.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 4298/Auxiliary will be hosting a benefit supper on Friday, September 2nd from 5 to 7 PM. The menu includes, macaroni and cheese, pork chops, green beans, rolls, drinks and a dessert. This event is a fundraiser for The Moving Wall, which is a replica of the Vietnam Veterans National Memorial that is located in Washington D.C. The goal is to bring the wall to Dexter. The supper will be located at the VFW Post at 20 Cedar Street. For more information, contact David at 270-0286.
FINN DANCE: There will be a traditional Finn Dance on Saturday, September 3rd from 7:30 to 10 PM. The evening will include schottisches, polkas, waltzes and foxtrots. Music will be led by Alexandra Conover Bennett on accordion. The cost will be $8 per person and children under 12 enter for free. The dance will be located at the Finn Hall on Route 15. For more information contact 997-3639.
FOOD CUPBOARD HOURS: The Pantry of Hope Food Cupboard is open from 1:30 to 3:30 PM on Wednesdays. The food cupboard located at the Guilford United Methodist Church on 3 School Street supports Abbot, Blanchard, Cambridge, Guilford, Parkman, Sangerville, and Sebec Lake. For more information contact the church at 876-3372.
The Guilford United Methodist Chruch Thrift Shop will be open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 to 3:30 PM, and on Fridays from 9 AM to 1 PM. The thrift shop is located at the Guilford United Methodist Church on 3 School Street. For more information contact 876-3372.
COUNTRY MUSIC JAM: The Corinna American Legion Post #73 will have its next Country Music Jam on Friday, September 2nd at 6 PM. The Post has a new sound system up and running. There will be meals, snacks and drinks available, along with a $25 door prize and 50/50 raffle. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information contact Dave Bolstridge at 207-355-5951.

DONATIONS SOUGHT: The Town of Dixmont will be hosting a yard sale on Saturday, September 10th and Sunday, September 11th. The sale located at the Town Office on Western Avenue will be from 8 AM to 2 PM. If individuals would like to donate to the yard sale or be placed on the community wide yard sale map contact the Dixmont Town Office at 234-2294.